Digital Transformation for a Sustainable Future

29th February 2024

IntSym 2023


12th International Research Symposium and Industry Dialogue

In an era where technology is seamlessly interwoven into the very fabric of our society, the relationship between digital transformation and sustainable development is both profound and intricate. The global community stands at a crossroads, faced with significant challenges including climate change, resource scarcity, and socio-economic disparities. Nevertheless, the digital age presents us with unique opportunities to reimagine and reshape our world, thus ensuring a brighter, more sustainable future for all. The symposium on "Digital Transformation for a Sustainable Future" seeks to explore and delve deep into this relationship, examining how technology, culture, business, and education can collectively foster a sustainable paradigm for generations to come.


  •   Social Sciences and Humanities for Sustainable and Versatile Future
  •   Transforming Business for Sustainability in the Digitalized World
  •   Exploring Innovations for a Greener Planet through Applied Sciences
  •   Arabic and Islamic Education for Sustainability in the Digital Age
  •   Engineering Innovations towards a Sustainable Future
  •   Sustainable Development through ICT and Biosystems Technology

Important Dates

  • Submission of Abstract: 29.12.2023
  • Submission of Full Paper: 29.01.2024
  • Registration : 19.01.2024
  • Conference Date: 29.02.2024

Professor Kamal Bechkoum

Head of School of Computing and Engineering ,
University of Gloucestershire, UK

Keynote Profile Professor Kamal Bechkoum is an experienced senior leader and academic in Higher Education with an international background and an in-depth knowledge and understanding of the UK Higher Education sector. Kamal worked at senior level at several UK universities, including Pro-VC role at Northampton,before joining the University of Gloucestershire, where he currently is the Head of the School of Computing and Engineering. He is the University lead for cybersecurity and digital innovation providing leadership for key CybeTech strategic projects. He is Director of C11, the University’s Cyber & Digital Innovation Centre, founder and Co-Director of the Cybersecurity & Digital Innovation Institute, based in Duren, Germany. Kamal is also a co-founder of the National Institute of Coding (within which he leads the Theme on Educating the Educators), and the Swindon and Wiltshire Institute of Technology. A key member of the Golden Valley Development (GVD, home to Cyber Central (UK), a UK Government multi £billion project) Kamal chairs the Research Stakeholders Group, a consortium of universities in the South West (Bristol, Bath, Cardiff, UWE, USW) to define how universities can contribute to, and benefit from, the Cyber Central (UK) development. Kamal is also a member of the GVD’s Cyber Leadership Board, and GFirst LEP’s CyberTechBusiness Board. Kamal was appointed by the National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) as a Reviewer of applications from UK Universities wishing their courses to be NCSC certified. Locally, Kamal is a member of Cheltenham’s Economic Development Forum. His research area includes the application of Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning to Engineering Design, Cyber Security and Big Data Analytics. Examples of some of his PhD students' projects include “Advanced Persistent Threats" and “Security in Blockchain’s Smart Contracts”.

Educational Qualifications:




keynote speaker



Category Registration
Author 5000/-
Co-author 3000/-
Attendees 3000/-


Category Registration
Authors $ 30
Co-author $ 30
Attendees $ 30

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Prof. Dr. A. Rameez

Conference Chair
Vice Chancellor
South Eastern University of Sri Lanka



Prof A M M Mustafa

Head, Department of Management
Faculty of Management & Commerce



Prof K M Mubarak

Professor in Marketing
Department of Marketing Management
Faculty of Management & Commerce,

Committee Members

Conference Chair Prof. Dr. A. Rameez – Vice Chancellor
Conference Co-Chairs Dr.(Mrs) S. Safeena MG. Hassan - Dean / FMC
Prof. Dr. MM. Fazil, - Dean / FAC
Dr. MH. Haroon, - Dean / FAS
Mr. MHA. Munas, - Dean / FIA
Prof. Dr. MALA. Haleem, - Dean /FE
Dr. UL. Majeed - Dean/ FT
Mr. MM. Rifaudeen - Librarian
Conference Coordinator Prof A M M Mustafa
Secretary Prof K M Mubarak
Treasurer Ms M N F Waseema
Assistant Secretary Ms ARF Thafani
Track Coordinators -
Faculty Coordinators Ms. AWN Naleefa - Faculty of Arts and Culture
Ms MIF Nihla - Faculty of Management and Commerce
Dr. V. Sujarajini - Faculty of Applied Sciences
Mr AH Rifas - Faculty of Islamic Studies and Arabic Language
Ms. ALF Shanaz- Faculty of Engineering
Ms ARF Shafana - Faculty of Technology
Dr. MM. Mashroofa - Library
Editorial Board Editor in Chief:


International Advisory Board








Prof A M M Mustafa

Head, Department of Management
Faculty of Management & Commerce

: +94760123990







Ms. Thafani Rasheed

Assistant Secretary
Lecturer in Finance
Department of Accountancy and Finance
Faculty of Management & Commerce

: +94773664059




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